Rogers Communications Inc. has launched its LTE network in Moncton. This will be the first time residents of New Brunswick will have access to the high-speed network.
"Innovation in the knowledge economy is a key priority in our government's plan to rebuild New Brunswick and create jobs," says New Brunswick Premier David Alward. "Rogers is a valued partner in our province as a major employer and leader in innovation and advanced products and services. LTE has the power to change the way we do business by opening doors for a mobile workforce and spurring job growth."
Rogers states that it plans on expanding its LTE network coverage in Montreal, Toronto, Ottawa, Halifax, Calgary and Vancouver. The company will also soon bring LTE to Trois Rivières, Sherbrooke, Quebec City, Kingston, Ajax, Pickering, Oshawa, Oakville, Burlington, Hamilton, St. Catharines, Niagara, Windsor, Cambridge, Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, London, Barrie, Sudbury, Saskatoon, Regina, Winnipeg, Edmonton, Kelowna, Whistler, Abbotsford and Victoria.
The Rogers LTE network offers mobile speeds similar to that of broadband connections. Speeds usually range between 12-25 Mbps.